UEFA welcomes EU council adopting resolution on European Sport Model

30 November 2021, 8:07 PM
European soccer's governing body UEFA has welcomed the Council of the European Union's decision to adopt a resolution on the European Sport Model, which calls for strengthening of "value-based organised sport" on the continent.
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